High Point WBB holds off CSU in road triumph, 64-62

Posted by Press Release on February 22, 2017 at 6:35 am under College | Be the First to Comment

• Senior Kaylah Keys paced the Purple & White offense with 16 points while moving into second in Division I career games played in High Point history (122 games). • Junior Kat Harris hit 5-of-5 from the line – including three in the final minute – en route to a 13-point performance. • High Point …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Wins Record 21st Game as Division I Program on Senior Day

Posted by Press Release on February 20, 2017 at 8:48 am under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – For the first time in 18 seasons of Division I women’s basketball, Elon University surpassed the 20-win mark with its 21st victory of the 2016-17 season on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 19, in a 70-47 triumph over William & Mary inside Alumni Gym. BOX SCORE “I didn’t know how we would come out …Read the Rest…


Guilford Earns #2 Seed in ODAC Women’s Basketball Tournament Field

Posted by Press Release on February 18, 2017 at 11:20 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

Four Ties Dot Final Standings FOREST, Va. — For the second consecutive year, the conference’s tiebreaking procedures got a hefty workout in determining the ODAC Women’s Basketball Tournament pairings, with four deadlocks dotting the standings. Lynchburg College was involved in one such scenario, coming out on top in a comparison with Guilford College to secure …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 66, Washington and Lee 62

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LEXINGTON, Va. – Guilford College’s Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) tallied 20 points as the Quakers claimed a Saturday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over Washington and Lee University, 66-62. Washington and Lee (11-13, 7-9 ODAC) held a 12-4 advantage with 2:18 left in the first quarter as both sides shot below 30 …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Basketball to Hold Senior Day Sunday Against William & Mary

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s basketball is set to hold Senior Day on Sunday, Feb. 19, at 2 p.m. when it hosts William & Mary inside Alumni Gym. Prior to the game, the Phoenix will recognize Essence Baucom, Lauren Brown, Jenifer Rhodes, Maddie McCallie and Lenaira Ruffin for their contributions to the program. GAME …Read the Rest…


Elon WBB Phoenix Reaches 20-Win Mark with 72-61 Defeat of Hofstra

Posted by Press Release on February 17, 2017 at 6:21 am under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Poise down the stretch from the Elon University women’s basketball team helped the Phoenix earn a 72-61 victory over Hofstra on Thursday night, Feb. 16, inside Alumni Gym to complete the season sweep of the Pride. BOX SCORE Now with a 20-6 record on the season and a 12-2 mark in CAA …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Phoenix Hosting Play4Kay Game Thursday Against Hofstra

Posted by Press Release on February 15, 2017 at 3:46 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s basketball will hold its annual Play4Kay Game on Thursday, Feb. 16, at 7 p.m. inside Alumni Gym. Set to honor the late Kay Yow, the first head coach in Elon women’s basketball history, and raise money for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund, the game can be watched and heard …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB surges past Liberty for sixth straight win, 78-69

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• Sophomore Emma Bockrath racked up 25 points to become the first Panther since Erin Reynolds (2011-12) to score 20-plus in four straight contests. • Senior Kaylah Keys registered 26 points to give HPU two players with 20 points for the first time since Nov. 23, 2014 against William & Mary. • High Point has …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 70, Randolph 62

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LYNCHBURG, Va. – Guilford College’s Amy Steller (Advance, N.C./Davie/Pfeiffer) led all scorers with 17 points as the Quakers claimed a Wednesday evening Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over Randolph College, 70-62. With the win, the Quakers eclipse the 20-win mark overall for the fifth time in six seasons. Both sides were even, 4-4, after …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 73, Virgnia Wesleyan 57

Posted by Press Release on February 12, 2017 at 7:26 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Lauren Ramsey (Lexington, N.C./North Davidson) scored a game-high 20 points and Heaven Walters (Elkin, N.C./Starmount) added 13 in Guilford College’s 73-57 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) basketball victory over visiting Virginia Wesleyan College Saturday afternoon. The Quakers’ (19-3, 12-2 ODAC) ninth win in 10 games moved them into a share of first …Read the Rest…

Godfrey’s Last-Second Goal Lifts Elon WBB to 11-10 Victory Over No. 13/14 Virginia

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Elon University women’s lacrosse junior Abby Godfrey scored on a free position shot with one second remaining to give Elon an 11-10 victory over No. 13/14 Virginia on Saturday, Feb. 11, at Klöckner Stadium. BOX SCORE The win is Elon’s second victory over a nationally-ranked team in program history. The Phoenix (2-0) …Read the Rest…


Elon WBB Pulls Away From Northeastern for 70-58 Win

Posted by Press Release on February 11, 2017 at 7:12 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s basketball won its sixth game in a row Friday night, Feb. 10, with a 70-58 victory over Northeastern inside Alumni Gym. The Phoenix has now won 15 of its last 16 games dating back to December. BOX SCORE “I’m pleased that we pulled the game out and got the …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball News – Guilford’s Heaven Walters Earns Academic Honor

Posted by Press Release on February 9, 2017 at 7:43 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Guilford College senior Heaven Walters (Elkin, N.C./Starmount) was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) NCAA Division III Academic All-District V Team, the organization announced Thursday. Walters, a three-time member of the Academic All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) team, advances to CoSIDA’s Division III Academic All-America ballot. The results …Read the Rest…

College Basketball News – Guilford Ranked in Men’s & Women’s NCAA Regional Rankings

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s men’s and women’s basketball teams stand among the top squads in the NCAA Division III South Region according to the first of four regional polls released Wednesday. Guilford’s men were ranked first in the eight-team poll. The Quakers women sit fifth among nine teams. The rankings are determined by regional …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Basketball Welcomes Northeastern to Alumni Gym Friday

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ELON, N.C. – Set to open a stretch with three of its next four games inside Alumni Gym, Elon University women’s basketball will host Northeastern on Friday, Feb. 10, at 7 p.m. looking to remain atop the CAA standings. Fans can watch and listen to the game on Phoenix All-Access. GAME NOTES THE SERIES Elon …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 59, Hollins 32

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Lauren Ramsey (Lexington, N.C/North Davidson) led the Quakers with ten points as Guilford claimed a Wednesday evening Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over Hollins University, 59-32. Hollins (4-17, 0-13 ODAC) claimed a 5-4 lead up until the 3:31 mark of the first quarter when Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB holds off Winthrop, wins fourth straight 70-57

Posted by Press Release on February 8, 2017 at 5:57 am under College | Comments are off for this article

• Sophomore Emma Bockrath drilled a career-high six three-pointers en route to a 24-point performance, which tied her season high. • With her first assist of the game, senior Kaylah Keys became the third player in Big South history to record 300 assists, 200 three-pointers and 150 steals. • High Point’s four-game winning streak is …Read the Rest…


Elon WBB’s Burnett(Southern Alamance HS) Surpasses 1,000-Point Mark in 66-56 Win at UNCW

Posted by Press Release on February 6, 2017 at 6:39 am under College | Comments are off for this article

WILMINGTON, N.C. – Junior guard Shay Burnett(Southern Alamance High School) became the 22nd player in Elon University women’s basketball history to reach the 1,000-career point mark with a three-pointer in the third quarter of a 66-56 road victory over UNCW inside Trask Coliseum on Sunday, Feb. 5. BOX SCORE “Shay is our Swiss Army knife,” …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Heads to Wilmington for Super Bowl Sunday Battle Against UNCW

Posted by Press Release on February 4, 2017 at 9:59 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s basketball hits the road for its fourth away game in the last five outings with a 2 p.m. matchup against UNCW on Sunday, Feb. 5, inside Trask Coliseum. GAME NOTES THE SERIES The Phoenix and Seahawks have met 12 times before with Elon holding a 7-5 advantage in the …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 59, Randolph-Macon 55

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ASHLAND, Va. – Kate Clark’s three-point basket with 1:42 left in the fourth quarter put Guilford College ahead for good as the Quakers shook off a Randolph-Macon College fourth-quarter rally to claim a Saturday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory, 59-55. The Quakers (17-3, 10-2 ODAC) took a 10-6 lead through the first five …Read the Rest…